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A Weekend in the Cotswolds

A Weekend in the Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is a walkers paradise with over 3000 miles of public footpaths through some of the best scenic landscapes that England has to offer. The Cotswolds generally takes up an area from Worcester, south to Bath, across to Oxford and then north to Stratford-upon-Avon. Cotswolds comes from the name of an Anglo-Saxon chieftain named...
Samsoe Island - Summer 2013

Samsoe Island – Summer 2013

We are looking back at the summer and have invited a few of our friends to share their best tips and destinations. Enjoy! Name: Marianne Vindum Kolenda Occupation: Head of Sales at Jeudan A/S Nationality: Danish What were your plans for the summer 2013?  To escape to the best little beautiful island ‘Samsø’. An essential...
Architectural dream in Umbria, Italy

Architectural dream in Umbria, Italy

If you are planning your next holiday to be in Italy – then I would have a look at MORAVOLA ! In the mountains of Umbira Architect Christoper Chong has spent 6 year reconverting this old watchtower into a beautiful architectural delight and retreat. Read more about the work Christopher Chong underwent in restoring the...
The Crown Inn, Amersham

The Crown Inn, Amersham

So we have just booked a weekend get-away to a lovely hotel outside of London. I can’ wait to see a bit of the English countryside. I have been to a few places outside of London, but there are so many cute villages, amazing B&B’s and hotels around, so I have to remember to book...
Going skiing? Check out Brickell Chalet

Going skiing? Check out Brickell Chalet

Autumn really has set in and there isn’t long until the chill of winter will bite into our cheeks and bring on the cold, yet beautiful season. One of the best things about winter is definitely winter sports and skiing holidays (apart from Christmas, of course:)). From I was a child I have gone on...
Colorful New England Fall Foliage

Colorful New England Fall Foliage

( The Hotchkiss Golf Course, Lakeville, Connecticut. Source: Travel Habit / October 2010 ) Experience the autumn in New England Autumn is the perfect time of the year to visit New England. The nature provides an incredible colorful scenery, winding country roads and a somewhat romantic atmosphere. All in all, a classic New England escape awaits you...
Babington House, Sommerset

Babington House, Sommerset

I have just arrived to London and I spent the first day going on a road trip with my friend and enjoyed the day at Babington House. The weather was beautiful all day so we were really lucky and we also enjoyed a lovely lunch with a deserving glass of champagne :) Babington House is...
How to: Spend your Summer in Tuscany

How to: Spend your Summer in Tuscany

We decided to spend our holiday in beautiful Tuscany and rented a house in the hills above Lucca. We arrived at our house a bit later than expected because we drove from Munich and got caught in the traffic chaos, which heaps up around the motorway exits to Lake Garda (another popular destination). So plan...
Mount Wank

Mount Wank

Yes a peculiar name for a very beautiful mountain! The area is called Garmisch-Partenkirchen where a chain of mountains surrounds these two cosy little towns – and the area turns into a skiing resort in winter time. It also has Germany’s highest mountain ‘Zugspitze‘ at 2961 m.! We decided we would trek all the way...
La Bandita - Tuscany

La Bandita – Tuscany

I’m really getting warmed up before our trip to Italy, which is in about two weeks. Can’t wait to get some sun and steady weather, i.e. no unpredictable outburst of rain showers, followed by sun, then rain, then wind and then sun…. I’m sure most of you living in Northern Europe can relate to the...
Summer in Gl. Skagen...

Summer in Gl. Skagen…

Filled with distinctive yellow houses framed by white-picket fences and red-tiled roofs, Gl. Skagen (in northern Jutland) is a picture perfect village with an unique idyllic atmosphere. The area is closely associated with the Skagen Painters, who came to the village in the 19th century to escape the city… After spending a couple of days in Gl. Skagen,...
Summer in Tisvildeleje, Denmark

Summer in Tisvildeleje, Denmark

I spent this weekend in our summer house in Tisvildeleje and documented a bit of the amazing weather and the idyllic surroundings. Tisvildeleje is the place where many of the ‘city people’ go in the summer. Often during the busy weeks (in July) you will meet many of the same people who you would bump...
Jervis Bay & Hyams Beach

Jervis Bay & Hyams Beach

Travel 3 hours south of Sydney – and you will be on one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches! The approximately 3 hours drive from Sydney to Jervis Bay will take you through some beautiful stretches of coastline with bushland, national parks and white sandy beaches. Take the beautiful Grand Pacific Drive, which features the spectacular Sea...
Holiday in Tuscany

Holiday in Tuscany

Are you planning a trip to Tuscany, Italy? I was recommended a website www.danitalia.co.uk, when planning our summer holiday. Danitalia is a Danish company founded by a Danish woman who works from Lucca, Italy. They can tailor make your trip to Tuscany and have a great selection of authentic Italian style cottages, houses and apartments....